We are looking to appoint an experienced Workshop Mechanic for our new workshop in Hollingdean Brighton. £25,481 - £35,415.24
(Salary is £25,481 to £27,401 based on 37Hrs, plus £4,000 market supplement, plus guaranteed 4hrs overtime, Plus night hours allowance, plus good holidays and pension)
About the role
Duties include: The repair and maintenance of many makes of commercial vehicles, vans, cars and some plant.
Working times: Afternoons and Evenings
The successful candidate will have:
- Relevant NVQ or City & Guilds qualifications
- Experience working on many makes of truck/van/PSV (we service, maintain & repair many different makes of vehicle).
- A valid UK driving licence (HGV would be an advantage).
- Their own workshop tools
In return you will receive a very competitive salary along with knowing that you are working for an organisation that offers realistic career progression. In addition to the generous package we offer other benefits:
- Industry leading rates of pay
- Additional pay for working past 8pm each day
- Excellent working environment (Health & safety is at the heart of everything we do)
- Dedicated training and development programmes
- Generous holiday allowance
For more information, please contact:
Workshop & Fleet Manager
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At Brighton & Hove City Council we offer staff a range of benefits. If you choose to work for us, in return we can offer you:
A competitive salary
Career average pension scheme
Generous holiday (23 days rising to 25 days after 5 years)
An opportunity to enhance your knowledge and skills
A range of other staff benefits
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Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System.
From 6 April 2011 the Home Office has placed a permanent restriction on the number of migrant workers that all Tier 2 (General) Sponsors can recruit. Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
We welcome applications from all sections of the community but particularly encourage applicants from a BME or White Other background as well as those who identify as disabled, LGB, female or trans as these groups are currently under-represented in our Directorate workforce.
As part of Brighton & Hove City Council's ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.